Center for Development and Natural Resources

The Center for Development and Natural Resources (CDNR) at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani brings together representatives from, and creates partnerships among academics, policymakers, civil society and industry in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region of Iraq to engage in constructive discussion and analysis of questions pertaining to the energy sector, stability and economic development.

The Center for Development and Natural Resources (CDNR) contributes to a vision for Iraq’s petroleum wealth that enhances economic prosperity, social justice and accountable governance.
Read more about the team at CDNR.
This section features reports and research by CDNR Team as well as useful resources on the oil and gas industry in Iraq and the region. 
A program for the students of International Studies major and minor
Latest events and activities hosted by CDNR. 

Contact Us

The Center for Development and Natural Resources would be happy to hear from you. Please use the email addresses below to contact us for media inquiries, questions, or for more information about the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani.

CDNR General Information: 
cdnr@auis.edu.krd

CDNR Director Bilal Wahab:
bilal.wahab@auis.edu.krd

For Media Requests:
bzhar.ali@auis.edu.krd

Information on the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani:
info@auis.edu.krd